For in-depth content and technical reviews, submit your application for external funding to the Glendon Research Officer at least two weeks ahead of the agency deadline.

For more information about external funding, please contact Reagan Brown, Research officer either phone; 416-487-6829 or by email at


SSHRC: Social Sciences and Humanities Research Council

CIHR: Canadian Institutes of Health Research
NSERC: Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council

Arts / Humanities

Canadian Heritage
OTF: The Ontario Trillium Foundation
CCA: Canada Council for the Arts
OAC: Ontario Arts Council
TAC: Toronto Arts Council

Francophone Agencies

AUF: Agence universitaire de la francophonie
SAIC: Sécretariat aux affaires intergouvernementales canadiennes
Consulate General of France in Toronto

Other Agencies

CFI: Canadian Foundation for Innovation
NIH: National Institutes of Health (American health funding granting agency)
CIDA: The Canadian International Development Agency
IDRC: International Development Research Centre

Quebec Agencies

(you are eligible if you continue to hold your Quebec residency)
Fonds de recherche sur la nature et les technologies
Fonds de recherche sur la société et la culture
Fonds de la recherche en santé


(Some databases may require a subscription)
Pivot: Funding database (accessible from on-campus only)
MERX (access to Canadian public tenders is free, subscription required for private and U.S. tenders)